ESTACADA, OR – The Rangers were ready for this matchup. They had seen the Banks Braves last season the semi-finals. It was a tough matchup, but Estacada were victorious in a walk off base hit in the bottom of the 7th inning to get the win, 4-3.
The scoring started early for Estacada (4-2-1), as Senior starting pitcher Andy Avants singled. He would score on an error by Banks (3-3) pitcher Thomas Cook. Senior first baseman Levi Albrecht would walk, steal 2nd and 3rd, then slid into home safely on an error by the Braves catcher Blaine Herb. After the 1st, Estacada lead 2-0.
Senior center fielder Junior Avalos holds off on his swing on a pitch.